Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for WebDriver skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebDriver over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Selenium WebDriver
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 105 118
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -7
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 21 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 0.34% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.14% 3.45% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 14
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% -12.94% +0.59%
10th Percentile £282 £255 £310
90th Percentile £433 £484 £445
South East median daily rate £395 £370 £360
% change year-on-year +6.76% +2.78% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

WebDriver is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 507 174 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.41% 10.00% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 82 102
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% +3.93% -3.05%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £263
90th Percentile £547 £494 £463
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £31.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% +44.58% -26.76%
10th Percentile £26.00 £27.50 £17.49
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £43.66
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing WebDriver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Buckinghamshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebDriver in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Buckinghamshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in Buckinghamshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 21 £325 -27.78% 2
WebDriver
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 21 (100.00%) Selenium
1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (80.95%) Java
4 14 (66.67%) JIRA
5 13 (61.90%) QA
5 13 (61.90%) TDD
5 13 (61.90%) SQL
6 12 (57.14%) Confluence
6 12 (57.14%) Bitbucket
7 11 (52.38%) Windows
7 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
7 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (47.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (47.62%) SOAP
8 10 (47.62%) Mac OS X
8 10 (47.62%) Internet
8 10 (47.62%) REST
8 10 (47.62%) Docker
8 10 (47.62%) Appium
8 10 (47.62%) Apple iOS
8 10 (47.62%) Redis
8 10 (47.62%) BDD
8 10 (47.62%) Android
8 10 (47.62%) Apple Swift
9 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
9 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
9 9 (42.86%) Web Services
10 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (33.33%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Redis
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Selenium
2 18 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 14 (66.67%) JIRA
4 12 (57.14%) Bitbucket
5 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
6 10 (47.62%) Appium
6 10 (47.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
8 5 (23.81%) Calabash
9 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
9 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
9 3 (14.29%) NUnit
9 3 (14.29%) PhantomJS
9 3 (14.29%) SpecFlow
9 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
10 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
10 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
10 2 (9.52%) Protractor
11 1 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Automation Tester
1 15 (71.43%) Tester
2 9 (42.86%) QA Automation Tester
2 9 (42.86%) QA Tester
3 5 (23.81%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Automation Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Senior QA Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Tester
5 3 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) REST
1 10 (47.62%) SOAP
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) Node.js
3 3 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
4 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Android
2 10 (47.62%) Apple iOS
2 10 (47.62%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) TDD
4 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (47.62%) BDD
6 8 (38.10%) Functional Testing
6 8 (38.10%) SDLC
7 7 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Open Source
8 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
9 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
10 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (14.29%) Data Entry
10 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 3 (14.29%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) Apple Swift
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) Ruby
5 5 (23.81%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Atlassian